Paris Themmen is best known for playing the gun-slinging candy enthusiast Mike Teevee in the 1971 film "Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory." Guess what he looks like now! READ MORE >
Paris Themmen (born June 25, 1959) is an American actor, both his parents are classical musicians, he appeared in theatre before going on to play Mike Teevee in the 1971 film Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory, when he was 11 years old. 40 years later, on 4 May 2011 he appeared on the ITV Breakfast programme, Daybreak, alongside the four other people who played the golden ticket finder lucky winners from the film. Themmen's acting appearances as an adult include "Virtuoso", a 2000, sixth season episode of the TV series Star Trek: Voyager, and as a contestant billed as a "former child star" in two 2008 episodes of the American game show Duel. He also performed on Broadway in The Rothschilds and Mame, the latter with Ann Miller.